Intermediate Level Sewing: Advanced Skilled Tailoring Techniques with Hyi Lim

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Course Title: Intermediate Level Sewing: Advanced Skilled Tailoring Techniques

Instructor: Hyi Lim

Brought to you by Odyssey  

October 31, 2023 - December 12, 2023 (6 Sessions)  

Tuesday, 5 PM ET 

In Person


COURSE DESCRIPTION: Students who have some experience with basic sewing will advance their skills to learn intermediate and advanced sewing and hemming techniques that professional tailors use in their daily practice. The final two classes will involve an advance project that will stretch their skills: create a bow tie and pocket square from scratch; one that is commercial grade and commerce ready.

*The odyssey program is not liable for any damages or injuries while participating in this course.  


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50% refund- During the first week of the course. 

No refunds will be given after the first week of each course unless in exceptional cases. 

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Hyi (“Hi”) Lim is a fashion engineer, pattern maker and fashion educator with over 50 years of professional experience. Hyi was formerly a chief designer at the prestigious London Fog company where he was in charge of designing its premier line of women's raincoats. Later, he co-founded several businesses related to fashion, fashion design, and fashion education. Hyi has a very popular YouTube channel, which has over 36k subscribers showcasing many sewing tutorials, including a blue jean "magic" hem video with over 2M views worldwide. Hyi has taught many students over the years both at the community college level and through specialized classes at his workshop.

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 Event Date
Tuesday, October 31, 2023
5:00pm EDT

Tuesday, December 12, 2023
7:00pm EDT

1-800-JHU-JHU1 (548-5481)

80% discount. Alumni status will be confirmed
50% discount. Employment status will be confirmed
50% discount. Employment status will be confirmed
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